Advice 1: How to glue rubber sheet

Buckram - a synthetic material for the walls because it looks nice, and is pretty cheap. The technology of gluing oilcloth, about all the intricacies of this process should know before you decide to glue the material at home or at the cottage.
How to glue rubber sheet
Instruction
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In order to determine how much oilcloth you will need, take measurements of the room, that is, the number of pieces for pasting should be the number of meters long wall (you can not take into account window and door openings).
2
If a room has been papered before, completely remove all previous coatings. If the walls have paint, moisten them with water and remove Nabeul, plaster, paint, and then thoroughly dry.
3
Prepare the glue as instructed, let it infuse. Usually to use rubber sheets "Bustilat" or "PVA".
4
Now take yourself cloth oilcloth and spread the glue evenly over the entire area, not missing a single plot, otherwise you can get bubbles.
5
If you glue the oilcloth at the chalk whitewash, then after apply on the wall the glue with the help mahovoj brushes, otherwise after drying, the layer can start to lag behind the plaster. Apply glue on the wall and on the canvas, and then smooth it with gauze.
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Start from the corner. If you glue the overlap, always check the edge of the blade to the window. The panel smeared with glue, apply from top to bottom, from ceiling to floor. To smooth edges, use a roller or a rag, carefully ensure that the pattern on adjacent panels be correctly aligned.
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Glue strips of cloth with a small overlap, the edges carefully promazyvat. With a wet rag smooth out and erase addressing glue. Take strips of paper, brush the Wallpaper paste and apply over the joints formed. After they are dry, lightly moisten with water and remove. The top of the cloth within the ceiling area and secure with strips of paper that will fit in color or, conversely, to create a contrast.

Advice 2: Should I add PVA glue to glue the Wallpaper

In the process of papering beginners repairmen often there are doubts about the strength of the used glue. At this point, first of all, remember about the PVA glue. But how justified is its use?
Should I add PVA glue to glue the Wallpaper

Everything you need to know about PVA




• PVA — dispersion adhesive, in which the particles of polyvinylacetate mixed with water. Bonding occurs when the composition of the evaporated water, and particles of glue adhere together, forming a solid film.


• After this transformation the adhesive cannot be dissolved with water again. This fact determines both positive and negative consequences of using PVA.


• PVA has a high bonding ability compared with ordinary Wallpaper paste.


Cons PVA




• The glue is very dense, it is impossible to apply a uniform layer on the surface of the Wallpaper. Therefore, it is not necessary to use a PVA glue for gluing large panels of Wallpaper. While the Wallpaper paste is added with special substances that contribute to slip and uniform application.


• Because of the dense consistence PVA dries very evenly. In addition, after drying, a film is formed, under which, in the case of excessive amounts of glue, a so-called bag of glue and air. Wallpaper glue dries out evenly, and the Wallpaper looked nice.


• The film formed is not water soluble. After the Wallpaper will celebrate his life and the time comes to remove them from the walls, it turns out that it is not so easy, because the film firmly "soldered" them to the wall.


These shortcomings of PVA glue makes it not the best choice for Wallpaper pasting.


Add PVA glue to the Wallpaper




It might make sense to just enhance the action of conventional Wallpaper paste by adding PVA? Today, experts believe that the modern variety of professional adhesives for different types of Wallpaper, there is no reason to complicate your life by mixing Wallpaper paste with PVA. But PVA glue is perfect for poklejki small areas, the lagging fragments and joints.


Modern developments in the construction industry allow us to solve almost all problems. Adhesives, which are presented in a wide variety of already have everything you need to conveniently and efficiently produce the wrapping.


It is only important to choose the right adhesive according to the type of Wallpaper, read the instructions and perform the simple process of dilution of the adhesive. In some cases, will need pre-primed surface of the walls.


If you are in doubt of the correct choice, it makes sense to consult specialists and get the right advice to protect yourself from unwanted nuances.
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